New Zealand’s marine biodiversityNew Zealand is known for having one of the most unique marine environments on the planet. Learn more about the world we have underwater.
Understanding marine habitatsFind out how ocean habitats are made and how they support sea life and ocean health.
Threats facing our oceansHuman activities are threatening the health of our marine environment. Learn more about them and how you can help.
Find out about and visit a marine reserve. Be aware you cannot fish, remove or disturb any marine life in these areas.
Sea and shore birdsNew Zealand is considered the seabird capital of the world, with remarkable and unique seabirds.
Marine fish and reptilesFind out about sharks/mangō, spotted black grouper, sea snakes, kraits and turtles.
Report accidental capture of protected marine species
We're asking fishers to report accidental capture of protected fish, birds, and other marine species. Find out how to make a report.